Molly Przeworski


Molly Przeworski, PhD, Elected to the National Academy of Sciences
The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has elected Molly Przeworski, PhD, to its 2020 class of new members. Election to the NAS is highly prestigious and recognizes members for their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Congratulations to Dr. Przeworski!
Molly Przeworski Recognized for Outstanding Teaching and Mentorship
Dr. Przeworski of biological sciences and of systems biology is one of eight recipients this year of Columbia University's Distinguished Faculty Award for exceptional teaching. The annual award recognizes faculty across a range of academic activities, including scholarship, University citizenship and professional involvement.
How Genomic Data Are Changing Population Genetics
Statistical analysis of large data sets enables new kinds of insights into the forces that drive genetic variation among individuals and species. Molly Przeworski describes how the field is evolving and some of her lab's recent findings.
Molly Przeworski Named Professor at Columbia
A specialist in evolutionary genetics, Dr. Przeworski combines modeling, development of statistical tools, and data analysis to study how natural selection and recombination shape the heritable differences seen among individuals and species.